Notices for
Instituting Investigation - Docket # 06-OII-1

In the Matter of:

Developing Statewide Avian Guidelines

Docket No. 06-OII-1



AGENDA. Posted: January 10, 2006. (PDF 3 pgs 120 kb)

California Energy Commission and Department of Fish and Game staff will conduct a two-day workshop to seek public input on the draft Statewide Guidelines for Reducing Impacts to Birds and Bats from Wind Energy Development (Guidelines).

The workshop will provide a forum for discussion of the draft Guidelines. We encourage interested parties to present their views either in writing or orally at the workshop. A workshop agenda will be provided approximately one week prior to the workshop.

Background information related to this proceeding is available at

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Pentland Hills Room B107
One Pentland Way
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
(Wheelchair Accessible)

To participate by phone, please call 888-664-9852 Passcode: (Riverside) Call Leader: (John Mathias)

Driving directions to and a map of the UC Riverside campus are available at the following web links:

Reserved parking for the workshop will be available in Lot #13. An attendant selling parking passes will be in Lot #13 one hour before and after the start of the workshop. Alternatively, parking passes may be purchased at the Information Kiosks.

Written Comments

Written comments on the workshop topics may be submitted prior to or after the workshop, but no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 23, 2007. Please include the docket number 06-OII-1 and indicate "Developing Statewide Avian Guidelines"in the subject line of your comments. Please hand deliver or mail an original plus 12 paper copies to:

California Energy Commission
Dockets Office, MS-4
Re: Docket No. 06-OII-1
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-5512

The Energy Commission encourages comments by e-mail. Please include your name or organization in the name of the file. Those submitting comments by electronic mail should provide them in either Microsoft Word format or as a Portable Document (PDF) to One paper copy must also be sent to the Energy Commission's Docket Unit.

Additional Information

The Energy Commission's Public Adviser, Margret J. Kim, provides the public assistance in participating in Energy Commission activities. If you want information on how to participate in this forum, please contact the Public Adviser's Office at (916) 654-4489 or toll free at (800) 822-6228, by FAX at (916) 654-4493, or by e-mail at

If you have a disability and require assistance to participate, please contact Lou Quiroz at (916) 654-5146 at least five days before the workshop.

Please direct all news media inquiries to Claudia Chandler, Assistant Executive Director, at (916) 654-4989. If you have questions on the technical subject matter of this forum, please contact Rick York, Senior Biologist at


Wind Energy Guidelines

Original Proceeding for Development of Guidelines